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Richard McCaskill Kidd
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1925
Pasadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 2002
Glendora
Los Angeles County
California, USA

He joined the US Navy when he was just 17 and served proudly in WWII. Was a tail gunner and flew in battles in the South Pacific from the USS Manilla Bay. His plane was shot down and his best buddy died. He was rescued. Airplanes were his love and he turned his love of them into his career by building radio controlled models. He later became the technical editor of RC Modeler magazine. 
 
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 Parents:
  Walt Seely Kidd (1899 - 1979)
  Mary Mildred McCaskill Kidd (1905 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Bette Louise Huckins Kidd (1933 - 1995)
 
 Sibling:
  Geraldine Kidd Stagner (1924 - 2010)*
  Richard McCaskill Kidd (1925 - 2002)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum
Altadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: bluejayln
Record added: Oct 03, 2008
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Richard McCaskill Kidd
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Uncle Dick I miss you more and more as I get older. So much I want to ask you about and share with you! I love you!Your one and only niece.
- Roni
 Added: Jul. 16, 2013

- Barbara in California
 Added: Jan. 7, 2009
God Bless this hero and thank you from a Navy Daughter
- Barbara in California
 Added: Nov. 11, 2008
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